The health and wellbeing of our guests, members, and the entire DAOU team are our first priority, so we have decided, effective immediately through March 31, to temporarily close our tasting room. In the meantime, if you would like to speak to someone in Membership, please call (805) 369-6705 or email Other questions may be directed to Thank you for your support and understanding during this unsettling time—we look forward to seeing you when we reopen our doors.

Wine Tasting Experiences

An unforgettable introduction to DAOU featuring allocated and winery-only vintages.


Virtual Wine Tasting Experience

Discover the magic of DAOU from the comfort of your own home. Explore the terroir of DAOU Mountain and what makes these wines worthy of a special occasion, or a Wednesday night. Sip on award winning wines while a personal wine educator virtually guides you through the rich history of the mountain and the passion that Georges and Daniel Daou have developed in your glass.


Wine Tasting Experiences

Come savor a diverse flight of wines from our coveted DAOU Reserve and DAOU Estate tiers, all with the option of enhancing the moment with light bites. After your tasting, you may also indulge in a Food & Wine Pairing selected by our Estate Chef. A reserved seated tasting adds a luxurious touch as you enjoy your flight on our mountain overlook patio or by our cozy fireside.

$40 per person (each individual tasting is waived with a 3 bottle purchase or two tastings waived upon joining membership).


Vintage Retrospective Experience

The Vintage Retrospective Experience is all about savoring the staying power of DAOU wines. After welcoming you with a taste of our DAOU wine, we will escort you on an ATV to a private ride overlooking the estate vineyard, if weather permitting. Here, you will experience a DAOU Estate Wine Tasting from the library of proprietors Georges and Daniel Daou, illustrating how each vintage generously evolves in the bottle. Each wine will be accentuated with pairings curated by our Estate Chef.

$95 per person (two tastings waived upon joining membership). Please allow 90-120 minutes. Available Monday through Friday. Members receive exclusive pricing. Reservations Strongly Recommended.


Cabernet Comprehensive

Brothers Georges and Daniel Daou set forth across California to find an unrivaled terroir for producing Cabernet Sauvignon, a quest that led them to a place of foretold greatness: DAOU Mountain. During this private guided tasting, you will walk in their footsteps—from the rich history of the mountain to the unique growing conditions that drive the excellence of DAOU Cabernet Sauvignon.

Your experience is an intimate seated tasting of four Cabernet-based wines. $65 per person. Please allow 90 minutes. Members receive exclusive pricing. Reservations Strongly Recommended.


Group Tastings

For parties of 9-12 guests, experiences are priced at $50/guest and include a Mezze plate. Reservations are required.

Any inquires for 13 or more guests, please contact or call us at 805. 226.5460 for pricing and availability.